Parker buys Bayside

Parker Hannifin Corporation today announced it has acquired Bayside Controls, a manufacturer of integrated solutions for industrial and precision automation applications, for an undisclosed fee.

Parker Hannifin today announced it has acquired Bayside Controls, a manufacturer of integrated solutions for industrial and precision automation applications. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Bayside will be integrated with Parker Automation Group’s Electromechanical Automation Division.

Headquartered in Port Washington, New York, Bayside Controls has annual revenues of approximately $25 million. The company employs 139 people and has operations in the United States, Germany and Singapore.

With a broad technology base across mechanical and electrical disciplines, Parker Hannifin says Bayside Controls is a unique manufacturer providing electromechanical automation subsystems that combine servo motors and controls, geared drives, linear positioning systems and integrating software for customers in the semiconductor, electronics, automotive, medical, machine tool and telecommunications industries.

“Parker’s acquisition of Bayside expands our product breadth in electromechanical automation and gives us a leading market position,” commented Automation Group President Roger Sherrard. “We are particularly pleased to add Bayside’s sophisticated gearhead and systems engineering expertise to our strong rotary and linear motion technology to create a complete electromechanical motion solution from one company.”